The Job Characteristics Model
Five Core Job Dimensions
Skill Variety: degree to which the job incorporates a number of different skills
Task Identity: degree to which the job requires the completion of a whole and
The result of the interaction between the individual and the situation.
The processes that account for an individuals intensity, direction, and persistence of
effort toward attaining a goal specifically, an organizational go
OB Midterm 1 Study Guide
CHAPTER 3: ATTITUDES AND JOB SATISFACTION
Attitudes evaluative statements, either favorable or unfavorable, about objects people or
events reflect how we feel about something
Cognitive Component - description of or b
Chapter 1 What is OB?
Manager- an individual who achieves goals through other people
Organization- a consciously coordinated social unit, composed of two or more people, that
functions on a relatively continuous basis to achieve a common goal or set of go